Halifax District RCMP is looking for a suspicious person after a male driver approached a 13-year-old male and offered him a drive.
At approximately 6 p.m. last evening, a young male was on the sidewalk at the intersection of Cobequid Rd. and Glendale Dr., Lower Sackville, when a car stopped at the lights. The male driver proceeded to roll down his window asking him if he wanted a ride in his car. The young male declined and the driver continued to offer him a ride in his car, then left without further incident.
The driver is described as a black male, mid to late 30’s, black hair, few days of facial hair, and wearing a black jacket and a white toque.
The vehicle is described as a black, newer model 4-door car, with rear tinted windows.
Police patrolled the area but were unable to locate the vehicle and it’s driver. Investigators would like to speak with the driver and are asking anyone with information about this incident to call Halifax District RCMP or Halifax Regional Police at (902) 490-5020 or Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can also text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit a tip by Secure Web Tips atwww.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.
Source: Media Release